Q6: Who would you like to see us interview in 2015 on StoryMakers? @OliverJeffers and Drew Daywalt " “I think the beauty of the book is that it speaks to all of us,” said Green. “Who, as kids or parents, hasn’t spent countless hours lying on the floor surrounded by crayons?" #KidLitTV PinParty
Thanksgiving Day at Our House: Thanksgiving Poems for the Very Young, by Nancy White Carlstrom. A collection of poems about one family's activities on Thanksgiving Day, including pondering the history behind the holiday, welcoming visiting relatives, praying for others, enjoying the good food, and giving thanks at the end of the day.
The Dream of the Thylacine is a lament for a lost species, and a celebration of the Australian landscape. It interposes arresting text and images of the last known thylacine in a concrete cage with sweeping colour paintings of the animal in its natural environment. Intense, poetic and beautiful, this book will haunt you. Margaret Wild and Ron Brooks have created three other exceptional picture books together: Old Pig, Rosie and Tortoise and Fox.